This activity is perfect for 21st century classrooms and will help strengthen and extend your students' skills in comparing and contrasting and using textual evidence as they learn about Día de los Muertos. The digital lesson format has everything your students will need in one place and is perfect for classrooms with Chromebooks, iPads, laptops or Android devices. These digital lessons are perfect for cultivating digital literacy with your students! Also included is a complete lesson plan. Please note, this lesson is in ENGLISH.
Activities involve students in learning about Día de los Muertos and how it is similar to and different from Halloween:
-Make connections by sharing ideas and watching videos
-Learn by reading an article about Día de los Muertos
-Compare and contrast the two holidays using information from the text
-Write about how the two holidays are similar and different
-Share their ideas in a quick video explanation
The download is a PDF that will tell you all you need to know about setting up this fun activity in your classroom- complete with videos and screenshots to help you get up and running. You can easily share with students via Google Classroom or Google Drive with the handy link and instructions provided!